The Epworth Park Cottage Owners Association
invites you to join us in celebrating the
31st Annual
Chautauqua Homecoming Days
and Bethesda Festival

July 10–11, 2021


Take a stroll down memory lane and relive the feelings of the days of yore at this historic Methodist Campground.
Stroll along the lake, enjoy the beautiful fountain and reminisce under the majestic oaks.


Saturday, July 10
8 AM White Elephant Sale
8 AM Concession Stand Open (sausage gravy & biscuits, breakfast burritos, doughnuts & coffee)
8:30 AM Fishing Contest Registration (Ages 2-14) at Auditorium
9 AM Fishing Contest — Sponsor: Hazen Lodge #251, Bethesda
9 AM Antique Vendors & Craft Vendors
9 AM Bake Sale & Epworth Park Souvenirs
9 AM Auction on the Avenue at Cottage #71
10 AM Fishing Contest Awards at Auditorium
11 AM Food (Brats) at Auditorium
11:30 AM Bicycle Decorating Contest Judging (ages 13 and under) at Virginia Street
12 Noon Festival Parade (11 AM line-up at Virginia Street)
12 Noon Chicken B-B-Q Dinner at Hazen Lodge
1 PM "Interesting Facts" by Abe Lincoln at the Auditorium
1:30 to 3PM Visit with Abe Lincoln in the Park
6 PM Shuman Family (Country, Folk, Rock) at Auditorium
 
Sunday, July 11
10:45 AM Morning Worship — Auditorium
United Methodist Church Pastor Tom Detling
11 to 2 PM Bethesda Car Show registration (corner of Lake and Virginia Streets)
10:30 AM Concession Stand Open (chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, Coney dogs, sloppy joes, baked beans, potato salad, apple dumplings, root beer floats, ice cream treats, and more)
12 Noon Roast Pork Dinner at Park Entrance
12 Noon Antique Vendors & Craft Vendors
12 Noon Auction on the Avenue
12 Noon White Elephant Sale
12 to 4 PM Bethesda Car Show — Sponsor: Bethesda-Belmont-Morristown Rotary Club —
Food, Music by DJ Frank Prebeg, 50/50 Raffle, Door Prizes (corner of Lake and Virginia Streets)
1 PM Food (Brats) at Auditorium
2 PM Almost Famous (Acoustic, Bluegrass) at Auditorium
Dusk FIREWORKS at Shepherd Farm Barn & Event Center — 433 N. Main St. Bethesda


All concerts will be held in our open air auditorium in
Epworth Park, 215 N. Main St. Bethesda, Ohio
Our food stand is always open during these events!